Empowering technology

The recent proliferation of computers and software programs now enables today's organizations to both diversify those functions that were previously centralized and distribute critical knowledge across entire enterprises. This article discusses the advantages of using technology to manage enterprise-wide projects. It identifies how technology is now improving management performance as well as how it has long hindered organizational activities. It also describes the operational changes that are enabling many organizations to better leverage the functionalities provided by the current generation of technological tools.
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